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Dementia Diagnosis Rates Increasing In Dorset

More people with dementia are getting the support that they need, as Dorset’s dementia diagnosis rates increase.

Weymouth FC Match Against Poole Called Off

Weymouth's clash with Poole at the Bob Lucas has been called off because the pitch is waterlogged.

New Charity Appeals For Old Laptops And Tablets

A new charity is looking to help isolated carers in Dorset by using technology to get them back in touch with the rest of the community.

Dorset Carers Urged To Know Their Rights

Help is being offered to carers in Dorset this week to make sure they know what services and support is available to them.

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Super Ollie Takes On Biathlon Challenge

Wey Valley student Ollie Sanderson will be taking part in a national biathlon event in Solihull, Birmingham in January following outstanding achievements in the sport over the last four years.


20% Of Construction Sites Fail Health And Safety Spot Checks

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) is urging the construction industry to ensure basic health and safety measures are in place after a month long inspection initiative found almost one-in-five failing to properly protect workers in Dorset, Devon and Cornwall.

Bridport Pantomime Players 50 years

Bridport Pantomime Players Celebrate 50 Years

The Bridport Pantomime Players are putting on a free exhibition this weekend in the town hall to mark fifty years of annual productions.

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Council Staff Win Award For Customer Service

Revenue and Benefits staff from the West Dorset District, Weymouth & Portland Borough and Purbeck District councils have been given the Government's Customer Service Excellence Standard award.

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Broadmayne Post Office To Close For Makeover

Broadmayne Post Office is closing for refurbishment later today and will be reopening on again on the 4th December.

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Armed Officers Make Two Arrests In Weymouth

A man and a woman have been arrested after armed officers swooped on two addresses in Culliford Way in Weymouth this morning.

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